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COMPLETE LOST CONTINENT EDITION. This is the original 1926 edition, with beautiful typography and containing material not printed in subsequent editions. The Addendum contains the additions to the 1931 printing, making this the most comprehensive version ever published. Over 100 illustrations, including 30 reprocessed photographs bringing back their brilliance.
Originally posted by NephraTari
Churchwards original publishing was in 1926, long before Cayce's predictions.
Originally posted by GRENADIER
Just back to the Joman- They were large (6ft) and Caucasian most likely related to the Celts They were eliminated by the Korean immigrants who became the Japanese! It is clear from recent evidence (kinwick man found in Oregan) that Ancient Celtic people (or there precursers) ranged from Europe to North America long before the accepted theories of labcoats. Now because of the nazis it is not PC to say that Caucasians were in the US before "the Indians" and may have been more advanced than the Egytians and Sumerians long before those civilizations rose to power. We must at least accept the possiblity that science has it wrong!
Medieval ruins found off Atami?
The Asahi Shimbun
These steps, archaeologists believe, may be signs of a city from the Kamakura Period.
ATAMI, Shizuoka Prefecture-Archaeologists say they may have found ruins of a submerged city from the Kamakura Period (1192-1333) off the coast of Shizuoka Prefecture.
They say numerous stone structures at depths of 20 to 50 meters unlikely occurred naturally and appear to have been made deliberately. Archaeologists pinpointed about 20 sites of interest covering a 1-square-kilometer area.
While no one is certain, historical evidence points to an ancient city having existed in this part of Sagami Bay.
Hyakurensho, a record of the Kamakura Period, describes land sinking in 1247 in what is now the southeastern part of Shizuoka Prefecture and the Izu islands.
Scuba diving instructor Hidenori Kunitsugu, 54, began his own research in 1975. He found what appeared to be steps carved from stone as well as flagstones and stone walls. The site lies between 100 meters and 1 kilometer off the coast of Atami.
``As far as I can see from photographs, these structures were not created naturally,'' said Torao Mozai, an underwater archaeologist and professor emeritus of Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology. ``The evidence points to artificial construction.''
Originally posted by NotTooHappy
Has any one heard of the lost continent of Mu? It is supposed to have existed in the Pacific ocean as opposed to Atlantis being well, itn the Atlantic. A diver off the coast of Japan found some ruins and they have been conected to Mu. Here's some links.
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Originally posted by lilblam
Atlantis was the name of the civilization that spanned the entire planet, as ours does now. Not a single continent or a single area, like Australia or something.
www.sacred-texts.com... on Ernst Haeckel's History of Creation, 2nd edition, 1876
Of the five now existing continents," writes Ernst Haeckel, in his great work "The History of Creation," 1 "neither Australia, nor America, nor Europe can have been this primćval home [of man], or the so-called 'Paradise,' the 'cradle of the human race.' Most circumstances indicate Southern Asia as the locality in question. Besides Southern Asia, the only other of the now existing continents which might be viewed in this light is Africa. But there are a number of circumstances (especially chorological facts) which suggest that the primeval home of man was a continent now sunk below the surface of the Indian Ocean, which extended along the south of Asia, as it is at present (and probably in direct connection with it), towards the east, as far as Further India and the Sunda Islands; towards the west, as far as Madagascar and the south-eastern shores of Africa. We have already mentioned that many facts in animal and vegetable geography render the former existence of such a South Indian continent very probable. Sclater has given this continent the name of Lemuria, from the semi-apes which were characteristic of it. By assuming this Lemuria to have been man's primćval home, we greatly facilitate the explanation of the geographical distribution of the human species by migration
In a section of the late Mayan period Madrid Codex that is sometimes called the Troano Codex, fanciful archaeologists in the days before Mayan glyphs had been translated thought they were able to interpret illustrations as 'records' of a continent in the Pacific, destroyed by volcanic activity. Supposedly, a similar legend has been translated from unspecified 'Sanskrit tablets' that describe a continent called Rutas.
The continent of Mu imagined by Augustus Le Plongeon (1826-1908) is possibly a permutation of ideas about what Lemuria might have been.
During his time in the Yucatan, Le Plongeon learned the stories of the local Indians, which included those about magic and lore. He also learned their language and culture. He also was the first to excavate the ruins of Chichen Itza. He was able to use his photographic skills to take over five hundred photos (Early Publishers, Explorers, ) of the area. During his last period of fieldwork, which was from 1883-1885 he spent most of his time in the Chichen Itza area. During that period he found that there was some existence of Masonic orders during the ancient Yucatan era and that Mayan sailors had traveled all over the world establishing civilizations in places like India, Egypt, and Burma.
During his lifetime, Le Plongeon wrote many documents. They are Dream of Maya: Augustus and Alice Le Plongeon in nineteenth century Yucatan, Maya Trilogy: Plays about Augustus and Alice Le Plongeon, Maya/Atlantis: Queen Moo and the Egyptian Sphinx, Origins of the Egyptians, and Sacred Mysteries Among the Mayas and the Quiches, 115000 Years Ago. Also with his knowledge of the languages he was able to translate the Mayan book Troano Codex.
Eric Thompson on the Madrid: "...appears to be of late date (15th century?); workmanship is crude and careless. The use of Yucatecan-Campeche year bearers is a pretty clear indication of when it was composed. ...Largely confined to divinatory almanacs, which include hunting, beekeeping, and idolmaking; it has no astronomical information"